9 Day Classic New England Fall Foliage

From

$1949

Land Only

$2149*

Air & Land



Book Now!

Featured Hotels

9 Day Classic New England Fall Foliage
Hilton Garden Inn Boston Logan Airport Boston, MA
Holiday Inn Hyannis Hyannis, MA
Berkshire Plaza Hotel Pittsfield, MA
Golden Eagle Resort Stowe, VT
North Conway Grand Hotel North Conway, NH
The Meadowmere Resort Ogunquit, ME

Click a Date to Book Online

How to calculate single or triple prices

Book By Dec 13, 2018 & Save!

Dates

*Not Included:
Optional tours, transfers, and gratuities.


Additional Information:
Passengers arriving in Boston should select flights that arrive no later than 5:00 pm.

Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 PM. Ogunquit is approximately a 2 hour drive from the Boston Logan airport.

New England is scenic year-round, however the best time for viewing fall foliage is late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation and climate, and therefore may differ by location.


Accommodation Details:
Triple rooms consist of two double/queen beds for three persons; where available, a fee may be charged by the hotel for the addition of a cot/rollaway.


Entry Requirements:
Passengers traveling abroad require a passport valid for six months beyond their travel dates. All travelers are responsible to check if a visa is required for all countries on their itinerary. For visa information, check our Visas page.



Is This Trip Right for You?

This moderately active program covers a good amount of ground each day. Expect from two to three hours walking every touring day. The pace is moderate, and you will encounter some uneven or wet surfaces. This is a Classic program. For more information, click here.

Extend Your Stay

Flight Details


Accommodation Details

  • Requests are not guaranteed and are subject to each hotel's discretion and availability

Escorted Package Includes

  • Round trip flights Chicago-Boston, Boston-Chicago
    Other departure cities available. Click on date of departure for selection and prices
  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • 8 nights accommodations
    • 1 night Boston
    • 2 nights Hyannis
    • 1 night Pittsfield
    • 1 night Stowe
    • 2 nights North Conway
    • 1 night Ogunquit
  • Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
  • Hotel porterage
  • 10 meals: 8 breakfasts, 2 dinners
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Services of English-speaking tour manager
  • Entrance fees per itinerary

Special Features

  • Visit Boston's Old North Church, built in 1723, the oldest church building in the city
  • View Plymouth Rock, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims
  • Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts
  • Stop at Quechee Gorge, Vermont's deepest gorge for breathtaking views
  • Tour Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England
  • Enjoy a guided tour of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream factory and learn about the production process
  • Visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles

Is This Trip Right for You?

This moderately active program covers a good amount of ground each day. Expect from two to three hours walking every touring day. The pace is moderate, and you will encounter some uneven or wet surfaces. This is a Classic program. For more information, click here.

Note: your itinerary will change depending upon the day of the week you depart. Click a day above to see what is included.

New England is scenic year-round, however, the best time for viewing fall foliage is in late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation, and climate, and therefore may differ by location.

DAY 1, Sunday - Arrive in Boston
Welcome to Boston, a city infused with its own unique culture and remarkable history. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers during the briefing by your Tour Manager on the journey through New England that lies ahead. The rest of the evening is at leisure to discover Boston’s restaurants and nightlife on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Boston

DAY 2, Monday - Boston City Tour
This morning, begin with a tour of historic Boston. Stop at the Old North Church (Christ Church) built in 1723, the city’s oldest church building and an active Episcopal Church. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow memorialized Old North's role at the start of the Revolutionary War in his poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere". The church, a beautiful example of Georgian architecture, houses America's oldest maiden peal of bells and the first bust of George Washington. Drive by numerous government and historical buildings, including the Massachusetts State House and State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. On to Boston Commons, the starting point of the Freedom Trail, and the oldest park in the country. The "Common" has been used for many different purposes throughout its long history - from cattle grazing to public hangings and as a campsite for British troops prior to the Revolution. Free time for lunch in Faneuil Hall, a site that has been used as a marketplace and meeting hall since 1742. Then, drive to Plymouth Rock at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620 - symbolic in American history. Afterward, a scenic drive to Cape Cod and the seaside town of Hyannis for overnight. Tonight, a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers celebrates your arrival to New England
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Tuesday - Full Day in Hyannis, Cape Cod
After breakfast, a day at leisure in Hyannis. Considered by New Englanders to be the hub and heart of Cape Cod, Hyannis is known internationally as the all-American town. Here in the Mid Cape area you'll find the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, delectable fish shacks, award-winning restaurants, world-class beaches, island ferries, countless outdoor activities and Cape Cod's unique shopping. The Hyannis area is indeed surrounded by beauty and filled with fun! Don't miss the full day optional tour to Martha's Vineyard, the picturesque old whaling village steeped in history, now one of the most elegant and charming seaside resorts in the Northeast
Optional: Full Day Martha’s Vineyard
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Wednesday - Cranberry Farm, Travel to the Berkshires
From Cape Cod travel to the Berkshires, a crossroads of culture, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and the finest recreational attractions in the area. Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts. Taste the fresh goodness and watch the harvest operation up-close (seasonal). Lunch at leisure before arriving at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell's works and where he lived for the last 25 years of his life. Spend some time visiting the museum and his original studio before departing for Pittsfield, designated one of the Cultural Districts in Massachusetts, Pittsfield’s downtown, known as the Upstreet Cultural District, boasts a lively arts theme. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the wide choice of restaurants and downtown shops
Overnight: Pittsfield
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Thursday - Travel to Stowe
A scenic drive this morning to rural Vermont. On to Rockingham to visit the Vermont Country Store, stocked to the rafters with award-winning Vermont cheeses, rows of penny candy, gadgets and thousands of hard to find items from the past. Stroll through the Kissing Bridge or visit the Grist Mill Museum, if time allows. Then, stop at Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Arrive in Woodstock, one of the prettiest towns in America, famous for the architecture of many of its houses and churches. This is the only town in America with four Paul Revere church bells. See the Middle Covered Bridge built over the Ottauquechee River, which flows through the center of the village. Stroll along the lovely Village Green, with leisure time for lunch. Continue to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic village, home to a thriving arts community and many cultural events. Reaching a height of 4,395 feet, Mt. Mansfield forms the centerpiece of a region that is world famous for its outdoor activities
Overnight: Stowe
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Friday - Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Begin the day at the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England. You'll see how the cider is made the old-fashioned way, as it was done in the 1920s. Then, on to the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory in Waterbury. What a treat! The guided factory tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the production process and hear how the company was started by two childhood friends. Go from the Cow over the Moon Theater to a glassed-in mezzanine to see the production room, then on to the FlavoRoom to indulge in the sample flavor of the day. Continue through Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city, to Littleton, New Hampshire, a vibrant community located in the White Mountains on the Vermont border. Lunch on your own and leisure time in Littleton before driving on the scenic 34-mile Kancamagus Highway to North Conway. With a backdrop of over 700,000 acres of protected White Mountain National Forest, this area boasts the tallest peak in the East, Mount Washington. Tonight is at leisure to discover the delights of North Conway on your own
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Saturday - Full Day in North Conway
Today is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful scenery that surrounds North Conway. The area is known for its numerous outdoor sights and activities. Perhaps head to the center of town where you'll find many shops and restaurants to fill the day, or, choose to take part in the optional Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm visit. Ride the World's First Mountain Climbing Train to the Top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England! Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day
Optional: Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm Visit with lunch
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Sunday - Ogunquit
Depart the White Mountains for coastal Kennebunkport. Enjoy free time and lunch at leisure upon arrival. After, visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. See a large collection of trolley trams and trains from different cities in the United States. Enjoy a scenic drive through Kennebunkport before arriving at the hotel in Ogunquit. This evening, a Farewell Dinner New England-style with your newfound friends
Overnight: Ogunquit
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Monday - Return Home
This morning you have an option for one group transfer (extra fee) from Ogunquit to Boston Airport for your departure flight back to your hometown city. Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 pm. Ogunquit is approximately a two-hour drive from the Boston Logan airport
Meals: Breakfast

New England is scenic year-round, however, the best time for viewing fall foliage is in late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation, and climate, and therefore may differ by location.

DAY 1, Monday - Arrive in Boston
Welcome to Boston, a city infused with its own unique culture and remarkable history. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers during the briefing by your Tour Manager on the journey through New England that lies ahead. The rest of the evening is at leisure to discover Boston’s restaurants and nightlife on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Boston

DAY 2, Tuesday - Boston City Tour
This morning, begin with a tour of historic Boston. Stop at the Old North Church (Christ Church) built in 1723, the city’s oldest church building and an active Episcopal Church. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow memorialized Old North's role at the start of the Revolutionary War in his poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere". The church, a beautiful example of Georgian architecture, houses America's oldest maiden peal of bells and the first bust of George Washington. Drive by numerous government and historical buildings, including the Massachusetts State House and State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. On to Boston Commons, the starting point of the Freedom Trail, and the oldest park in the country. The "Common" has been used for many different purposes throughout its long history - from cattle grazing to public hangings and as a campsite for British troops prior to the Revolution. Free time for lunch in Faneuil Hall, a site that has been used as a marketplace and meeting hall since 1742. Then, drive to Plymouth Rock at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620 - symbolic in American history. Afterward, a scenic drive to Cape Cod and the seaside town of Hyannis for overnight. Tonight, a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers celebrates your arrival to New England
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Wednesday - Full Day in Hyannis, Cape Cod
After breakfast, a day at leisure in Hyannis. Considered by New Englanders to be the hub and heart of Cape Cod, Hyannis is known internationally as the all-American town. Here in the Mid Cape area you'll find the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, delectable fish shacks, award-winning restaurants, world-class beaches, island ferries, countless outdoor activities and Cape Cod's unique shopping. The Hyannis area is indeed surrounded by beauty and filled with fun! Don't miss the full day optional tour to Martha's Vineyard, the picturesque old whaling village steeped in history, now one of the most elegant and charming seaside resorts in the Northeast
Optional: Full Day Martha’s Vineyard
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Thursday - Cranberry Farm, Travel to the Berkshires
From Cape Cod travel to the Berkshires, a crossroads of culture, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and the finest recreational attractions in the area. Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts. Taste the fresh goodness and watch the harvest operation up-close (seasonal). Lunch at leisure before arriving at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell's works and where he lived for the last 25 years of his life. Spend some time visiting the museum and his original studio before departing for Pittsfield, designated one of the Cultural Districts in Massachusetts, Pittsfield’s downtown, known as the Upstreet Cultural District, boasts a lively arts theme. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the wide choice of restaurants and downtown shops
Overnight: Pittsfield
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Friday - Travel to Stowe
A scenic drive this morning to rural Vermont. On to Rockingham to visit the Vermont Country Store, stocked to the rafters with award-winning Vermont cheeses, rows of penny candy, gadgets and thousands of hard to find items from the past. Stroll through the Kissing Bridge or visit the Grist Mill Museum, if time allows. Then, stop at Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Arrive in Woodstock, one of the prettiest towns in America, famous for the architecture of many of its houses and churches. This is the only town in America with four Paul Revere church bells. See the Middle Covered Bridge built over the Ottauquechee River, which flows through the center of the village. Stroll along the lovely Village Green, with leisure time for lunch. Continue to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic village, home to a thriving arts community and many cultural events. Reaching a height of 4,395 feet, Mt. Mansfield forms the centerpiece of a region that is world famous for its outdoor activities
Overnight: Stowe
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Saturday - Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Begin the day at the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England. You'll see how the cider is made the old-fashioned way, as it was done in the 1920s. Then, on to the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory in Waterbury. What a treat! The guided factory tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the production process and hear how the company was started by two childhood friends. Go from the Cow over the Moon Theater to a glassed-in mezzanine to see the production room, then on to the FlavoRoom to indulge in the sample flavor of the day. Continue through Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city, to Littleton, New Hampshire, a vibrant community located in the White Mountains on the Vermont border. Lunch on your own and leisure time in Littleton before driving on the scenic 34-mile Kancamagus Highway to North Conway. With a backdrop of over 700,000 acres of protected White Mountain National Forest, this area boasts the tallest peak in the East, Mount Washington. Tonight is at leisure to discover the delights of North Conway on your own
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Sunday - Full Day in North Conway
Today is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful scenery that surrounds North Conway. The area is known for its numerous outdoor sights and activities. Perhaps head to the center of town where you'll find many shops and restaurants to fill the day, or, choose to take part in the optional Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm visit. Ride the World's First Mountain Climbing Train to the Top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England! Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day
Optional: Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm Visit with lunch
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Monday - Ogunquit
Depart the White Mountains for coastal Kennebunkport. Enjoy free time and lunch at leisure upon arrival. After, visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. See a large collection of trolley trams and trains from different cities in the United States. Enjoy a scenic drive through Kennebunkport before arriving at the hotel in Ogunquit. This evening, a Farewell Dinner New England-style with your newfound friends
Overnight: Ogunquit
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Tuesday - Return Home
This morning you have an option for one group transfer (extra fee) from Ogunquit to Boston Airport for your departure flight back to your hometown city. Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 pm. Ogunquit is approximately a two-hour drive from the Boston Logan airport
Meals: Breakfast

New England is scenic year-round, however, the best time for viewing fall foliage is in late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation, and climate, and therefore may differ by location.

DAY 1, Tuesday - Arrive in Boston
Welcome to Boston, a city infused with its own unique culture and remarkable history. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers during the briefing by your Tour Manager on the journey through New England that lies ahead. The rest of the evening is at leisure to discover Boston’s restaurants and nightlife on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Boston

DAY 2, Wednesday - Boston City Tour
This morning, begin with a tour of historic Boston. Stop at the Old North Church (Christ Church) built in 1723, the city’s oldest church building and an active Episcopal Church. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow memorialized Old North's role at the start of the Revolutionary War in his poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere". The church, a beautiful example of Georgian architecture, houses America's oldest maiden peal of bells and the first bust of George Washington. Drive by numerous government and historical buildings, including the Massachusetts State House and State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. On to Boston Commons, the starting point of the Freedom Trail, and the oldest park in the country. The "Common" has been used for many different purposes throughout its long history - from cattle grazing to public hangings and as a campsite for British troops prior to the Revolution. Free time for lunch in Faneuil Hall, a site that has been used as a marketplace and meeting hall since 1742. Then, drive to Plymouth Rock at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620 - symbolic in American history. Afterward, a scenic drive to Cape Cod and the seaside town of Hyannis for overnight. Tonight, a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers celebrates your arrival to New England
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Thursday - Full Day in Hyannis, Cape Cod
After breakfast, a day at leisure in Hyannis. Considered by New Englanders to be the hub and heart of Cape Cod, Hyannis is known internationally as the all-American town. Here in the Mid Cape area you'll find the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, delectable fish shacks, award-winning restaurants, world-class beaches, island ferries, countless outdoor activities and Cape Cod's unique shopping. The Hyannis area is indeed surrounded by beauty and filled with fun! Don't miss the full day optional tour to Martha's Vineyard, the picturesque old whaling village steeped in history, now one of the most elegant and charming seaside resorts in the Northeast
Optional: Full Day Martha’s Vineyard
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Friday - Cranberry Farm, Travel to the Berkshires
From Cape Cod travel to the Berkshires, a crossroads of culture, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and the finest recreational attractions in the area. Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts. Taste the fresh goodness and watch the harvest operation up-close (seasonal). Lunch at leisure before arriving at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell's works and where he lived for the last 25 years of his life. Spend some time visiting the museum and his original studio before departing for Pittsfield, designated one of the Cultural Districts in Massachusetts, Pittsfield’s downtown, known as the Upstreet Cultural District, boasts a lively arts theme. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the wide choice of restaurants and downtown shops
Overnight: Pittsfield
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Saturday - Travel to Stowe
A scenic drive this morning to rural Vermont. On to Rockingham to visit the Vermont Country Store, stocked to the rafters with award-winning Vermont cheeses, rows of penny candy, gadgets and thousands of hard to find items from the past. Stroll through the Kissing Bridge or visit the Grist Mill Museum, if time allows. Then, stop at Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Arrive in Woodstock, one of the prettiest towns in America, famous for the architecture of many of its houses and churches. This is the only town in America with four Paul Revere church bells. See the Middle Covered Bridge built over the Ottauquechee River, which flows through the center of the village. Stroll along the lovely Village Green, with leisure time for lunch. Continue to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic village, home to a thriving arts community and many cultural events. Reaching a height of 4,395 feet, Mt. Mansfield forms the centerpiece of a region that is world famous for its outdoor activities
Overnight: Stowe
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Sunday - Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Begin the day at the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England. You'll see how the cider is made the old-fashioned way, as it was done in the 1920s. Then, on to the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory in Waterbury. What a treat! The guided factory tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the production process and hear how the company was started by two childhood friends. Go from the Cow over the Moon Theater to a glassed-in mezzanine to see the production room, then on to the FlavoRoom to indulge in the sample flavor of the day. Continue through Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city, to Littleton, New Hampshire, a vibrant community located in the White Mountains on the Vermont border. Lunch on your own and leisure time in Littleton before driving on the scenic 34-mile Kancamagus Highway to North Conway. With a backdrop of over 700,000 acres of protected White Mountain National Forest, this area boasts the tallest peak in the East, Mount Washington. Tonight is at leisure to discover the delights of North Conway on your own
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Monday - Full Day in North Conway
Today is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful scenery that surrounds North Conway. The area is known for its numerous outdoor sights and activities. Perhaps head to the center of town where you'll find many shops and restaurants to fill the day, or, choose to take part in the optional Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm visit. Ride the World's First Mountain Climbing Train to the Top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England! Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day
Optional: Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm Visit with lunch
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Tuesday - Ogunquit
Depart the White Mountains for coastal Kennebunkport. Enjoy free time and lunch at leisure upon arrival. After, visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. See a large collection of trolley trams and trains from different cities in the United States. Enjoy a scenic drive through Kennebunkport before arriving at the hotel in Ogunquit. This evening, a Farewell Dinner New England-style with your newfound friends
Overnight: Ogunquit
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Wednesday - Return Home
This morning you have an option for one group transfer (extra fee) from Ogunquit to Boston Airport for your departure flight back to your hometown city. Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 pm. Ogunquit is approximately a two-hour drive from the Boston Logan airport
Meals: Breakfast

New England is scenic year-round, however, the best time for viewing fall foliage is in late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation, and climate, and therefore may differ by location.

DAY 1, Wednesday - Arrive in Boston
Welcome to Boston, a city infused with its own unique culture and remarkable history. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers during the briefing by your Tour Manager on the journey through New England that lies ahead. The rest of the evening is at leisure to discover Boston’s restaurants and nightlife on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Boston

DAY 2, Thursday - Boston City Tour
This morning, begin with a tour of historic Boston. Stop at the Old North Church (Christ Church) built in 1723, the city’s oldest church building and an active Episcopal Church. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow memorialized Old North's role at the start of the Revolutionary War in his poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere". The church, a beautiful example of Georgian architecture, houses America's oldest maiden peal of bells and the first bust of George Washington. Drive by numerous government and historical buildings, including the Massachusetts State House and State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. On to Boston Commons, the starting point of the Freedom Trail, and the oldest park in the country. The "Common" has been used for many different purposes throughout its long history - from cattle grazing to public hangings and as a campsite for British troops prior to the Revolution. Free time for lunch in Faneuil Hall, a site that has been used as a marketplace and meeting hall since 1742. Then, drive to Plymouth Rock at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620 - symbolic in American history. Afterward, a scenic drive to Cape Cod and the seaside town of Hyannis for overnight. Tonight, a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers celebrates your arrival to New England
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Friday - Full Day in Hyannis, Cape Cod
After breakfast, a day at leisure in Hyannis. Considered by New Englanders to be the hub and heart of Cape Cod, Hyannis is known internationally as the all-American town. Here in the Mid Cape area you'll find the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, delectable fish shacks, award-winning restaurants, world-class beaches, island ferries, countless outdoor activities and Cape Cod's unique shopping. The Hyannis area is indeed surrounded by beauty and filled with fun! Don't miss the full day optional tour to Martha's Vineyard, the picturesque old whaling village steeped in history, now one of the most elegant and charming seaside resorts in the Northeast
Optional: Full Day Martha’s Vineyard
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Saturday - Cranberry Farm, Travel to the Berkshires
From Cape Cod travel to the Berkshires, a crossroads of culture, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and the finest recreational attractions in the area. Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts. Taste the fresh goodness and watch the harvest operation up-close (seasonal). Lunch at leisure before arriving at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell's works and where he lived for the last 25 years of his life. Spend some time visiting the museum and his original studio before departing for Pittsfield, designated one of the Cultural Districts in Massachusetts, Pittsfield’s downtown, known as the Upstreet Cultural District, boasts a lively arts theme. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the wide choice of restaurants and downtown shops
Overnight: Pittsfield
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Sunday - Travel to Stowe
A scenic drive this morning to rural Vermont. On to Rockingham to visit the Vermont Country Store, stocked to the rafters with award-winning Vermont cheeses, rows of penny candy, gadgets and thousands of hard to find items from the past. Stroll through the Kissing Bridge or visit the Grist Mill Museum, if time allows. Then, stop at Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Arrive in Woodstock, one of the prettiest towns in America, famous for the architecture of many of its houses and churches. This is the only town in America with four Paul Revere church bells. See the Middle Covered Bridge built over the Ottauquechee River, which flows through the center of the village. Stroll along the lovely Village Green, with leisure time for lunch. Continue to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic village, home to a thriving arts community and many cultural events. Reaching a height of 4,395 feet, Mt. Mansfield forms the centerpiece of a region that is world famous for its outdoor activities
Overnight: Stowe
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Monday - Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Begin the day at the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England. You'll see how the cider is made the old-fashioned way, as it was done in the 1920s. Then, on to the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory in Waterbury. What a treat! The guided factory tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the production process and hear how the company was started by two childhood friends. Go from the Cow over the Moon Theater to a glassed-in mezzanine to see the production room, then on to the FlavoRoom to indulge in the sample flavor of the day. Continue through Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city, to Littleton, New Hampshire, a vibrant community located in the White Mountains on the Vermont border. Lunch on your own and leisure time in Littleton before driving on the scenic 34-mile Kancamagus Highway to North Conway. With a backdrop of over 700,000 acres of protected White Mountain National Forest, this area boasts the tallest peak in the East, Mount Washington. Tonight is at leisure to discover the delights of North Conway on your own
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Tuesday - Full Day in North Conway
Today is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful scenery that surrounds North Conway. The area is known for its numerous outdoor sights and activities. Perhaps head to the center of town where you'll find many shops and restaurants to fill the day, or, choose to take part in the optional Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm visit. Ride the World's First Mountain Climbing Train to the Top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England! Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day
Optional: Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm Visit with lunch
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Wednesday - Ogunquit
Depart the White Mountains for coastal Kennebunkport. Enjoy free time and lunch at leisure upon arrival. After, visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. See a large collection of trolley trams and trains from different cities in the United States. Enjoy a scenic drive through Kennebunkport before arriving at the hotel in Ogunquit. This evening, a Farewell Dinner New England-style with your newfound friends
Overnight: Ogunquit
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Thursday - Return Home
This morning you have an option for one group transfer (extra fee) from Ogunquit to Boston Airport for your departure flight back to your hometown city. Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 pm. Ogunquit is approximately a two-hour drive from the Boston Logan airport
Meals: Breakfast

New England is scenic year-round, however, the best time for viewing fall foliage is in late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation, and climate, and therefore may differ by location.

DAY 1, Thursday - Arrive in Boston
Welcome to Boston, a city infused with its own unique culture and remarkable history. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers during the briefing by your Tour Manager on the journey through New England that lies ahead. The rest of the evening is at leisure to discover Boston’s restaurants and nightlife on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Boston

DAY 2, Friday - Boston City Tour
This morning, begin with a tour of historic Boston. Stop at the Old North Church (Christ Church) built in 1723, the city’s oldest church building and an active Episcopal Church. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow memorialized Old North's role at the start of the Revolutionary War in his poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere". The church, a beautiful example of Georgian architecture, houses America's oldest maiden peal of bells and the first bust of George Washington. Drive by numerous government and historical buildings, including the Massachusetts State House and State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. On to Boston Commons, the starting point of the Freedom Trail, and the oldest park in the country. The "Common" has been used for many different purposes throughout its long history - from cattle grazing to public hangings and as a campsite for British troops prior to the Revolution. Free time for lunch in Faneuil Hall, a site that has been used as a marketplace and meeting hall since 1742. Then, drive to Plymouth Rock at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620 - symbolic in American history. Afterward, a scenic drive to Cape Cod and the seaside town of Hyannis for overnight. Tonight, a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers celebrates your arrival to New England
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Saturday - Full Day in Hyannis, Cape Cod
After breakfast, a day at leisure in Hyannis. Considered by New Englanders to be the hub and heart of Cape Cod, Hyannis is known internationally as the all-American town. Here in the Mid Cape area you'll find the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, delectable fish shacks, award-winning restaurants, world-class beaches, island ferries, countless outdoor activities and Cape Cod's unique shopping. The Hyannis area is indeed surrounded by beauty and filled with fun! Don't miss the full day optional tour to Martha's Vineyard, the picturesque old whaling village steeped in history, now one of the most elegant and charming seaside resorts in the Northeast
Optional: Full Day Martha’s Vineyard
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Sunday - Cranberry Farm, Travel to the Berkshires
From Cape Cod travel to the Berkshires, a crossroads of culture, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and the finest recreational attractions in the area. Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts. Taste the fresh goodness and watch the harvest operation up-close (seasonal). Lunch at leisure before arriving at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell's works and where he lived for the last 25 years of his life. Spend some time visiting the museum and his original studio before departing for Pittsfield, designated one of the Cultural Districts in Massachusetts, Pittsfield’s downtown, known as the Upstreet Cultural District, boasts a lively arts theme. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the wide choice of restaurants and downtown shops
Overnight: Pittsfield
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Monday - Travel to Stowe
A scenic drive this morning to rural Vermont. On to Rockingham to visit the Vermont Country Store, stocked to the rafters with award-winning Vermont cheeses, rows of penny candy, gadgets and thousands of hard to find items from the past. Stroll through the Kissing Bridge or visit the Grist Mill Museum, if time allows. Then, stop at Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Arrive in Woodstock, one of the prettiest towns in America, famous for the architecture of many of its houses and churches. This is the only town in America with four Paul Revere church bells. See the Middle Covered Bridge built over the Ottauquechee River, which flows through the center of the village. Stroll along the lovely Village Green, with leisure time for lunch. Continue to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic village, home to a thriving arts community and many cultural events. Reaching a height of 4,395 feet, Mt. Mansfield forms the centerpiece of a region that is world famous for its outdoor activities
Overnight: Stowe
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Tuesday - Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Begin the day at the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England. You'll see how the cider is made the old-fashioned way, as it was done in the 1920s. Then, on to the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory in Waterbury. What a treat! The guided factory tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the production process and hear how the company was started by two childhood friends. Go from the Cow over the Moon Theater to a glassed-in mezzanine to see the production room, then on to the FlavoRoom to indulge in the sample flavor of the day. Continue through Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city, to Littleton, New Hampshire, a vibrant community located in the White Mountains on the Vermont border. Lunch on your own and leisure time in Littleton before driving on the scenic 34-mile Kancamagus Highway to North Conway. With a backdrop of over 700,000 acres of protected White Mountain National Forest, this area boasts the tallest peak in the East, Mount Washington. Tonight is at leisure to discover the delights of North Conway on your own
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Wednesday - Full Day in North Conway
Today is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful scenery that surrounds North Conway. The area is known for its numerous outdoor sights and activities. Perhaps head to the center of town where you'll find many shops and restaurants to fill the day, or, choose to take part in the optional Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm visit. Ride the World's First Mountain Climbing Train to the Top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England! Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day
Optional: Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm Visit with lunch
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Thursday - Ogunquit
Depart the White Mountains for coastal Kennebunkport. Enjoy free time and lunch at leisure upon arrival. After, visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. See a large collection of trolley trams and trains from different cities in the United States. Enjoy a scenic drive through Kennebunkport before arriving at the hotel in Ogunquit. This evening, a Farewell Dinner New England-style with your newfound friends
Overnight: Ogunquit
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Friday - Return Home
This morning you have an option for one group transfer (extra fee) from Ogunquit to Boston Airport for your departure flight back to your hometown city. Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 pm. Ogunquit is approximately a two-hour drive from the Boston Logan airport
Meals: Breakfast

New England is scenic year-round, however, the best time for viewing fall foliage is in late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation, and climate, and therefore may differ by location.

DAY 1, Friday - Arrive in Boston
Welcome to Boston, a city infused with its own unique culture and remarkable history. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers during the briefing by your Tour Manager on the journey through New England that lies ahead. The rest of the evening is at leisure to discover Boston’s restaurants and nightlife on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Boston

DAY 2, Saturday - Boston City Tour
This morning, begin with a tour of historic Boston. Stop at the Old North Church (Christ Church) built in 1723, the city’s oldest church building and an active Episcopal Church. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow memorialized Old North's role at the start of the Revolutionary War in his poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere". The church, a beautiful example of Georgian architecture, houses America's oldest maiden peal of bells and the first bust of George Washington. Drive by numerous government and historical buildings, including the Massachusetts State House and State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. On to Boston Commons, the starting point of the Freedom Trail, and the oldest park in the country. The "Common" has been used for many different purposes throughout its long history - from cattle grazing to public hangings and as a campsite for British troops prior to the Revolution. Free time for lunch in Faneuil Hall, a site that has been used as a marketplace and meeting hall since 1742. Then, drive to Plymouth Rock at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620 - symbolic in American history. Afterward, a scenic drive to Cape Cod and the seaside town of Hyannis for overnight. Tonight, a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers celebrates your arrival to New England
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Sunday - Full Day in Hyannis, Cape Cod
After breakfast, a day at leisure in Hyannis. Considered by New Englanders to be the hub and heart of Cape Cod, Hyannis is known internationally as the all-American town. Here in the Mid Cape area you'll find the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, delectable fish shacks, award-winning restaurants, world-class beaches, island ferries, countless outdoor activities and Cape Cod's unique shopping. The Hyannis area is indeed surrounded by beauty and filled with fun! Don't miss the full day optional tour to Martha's Vineyard, the picturesque old whaling village steeped in history, now one of the most elegant and charming seaside resorts in the Northeast
Optional: Full Day Martha’s Vineyard
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Monday - Cranberry Farm, Travel to the Berkshires
From Cape Cod travel to the Berkshires, a crossroads of culture, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and the finest recreational attractions in the area. Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts. Taste the fresh goodness and watch the harvest operation up-close (seasonal). Lunch at leisure before arriving at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell's works and where he lived for the last 25 years of his life. Spend some time visiting the museum and his original studio before departing for Pittsfield, designated one of the Cultural Districts in Massachusetts, Pittsfield’s downtown, known as the Upstreet Cultural District, boasts a lively arts theme. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the wide choice of restaurants and downtown shops
Overnight: Pittsfield
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Tuesday - Travel to Stowe
A scenic drive this morning to rural Vermont. On to Rockingham to visit the Vermont Country Store, stocked to the rafters with award-winning Vermont cheeses, rows of penny candy, gadgets and thousands of hard to find items from the past. Stroll through the Kissing Bridge or visit the Grist Mill Museum, if time allows. Then, stop at Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Arrive in Woodstock, one of the prettiest towns in America, famous for the architecture of many of its houses and churches. This is the only town in America with four Paul Revere church bells. See the Middle Covered Bridge built over the Ottauquechee River, which flows through the center of the village. Stroll along the lovely Village Green, with leisure time for lunch. Continue to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic village, home to a thriving arts community and many cultural events. Reaching a height of 4,395 feet, Mt. Mansfield forms the centerpiece of a region that is world famous for its outdoor activities
Overnight: Stowe
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Wednesday - Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Begin the day at the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England. You'll see how the cider is made the old-fashioned way, as it was done in the 1920s. Then, on to the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory in Waterbury. What a treat! The guided factory tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the production process and hear how the company was started by two childhood friends. Go from the Cow over the Moon Theater to a glassed-in mezzanine to see the production room, then on to the FlavoRoom to indulge in the sample flavor of the day. Continue through Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city, to Littleton, New Hampshire, a vibrant community located in the White Mountains on the Vermont border. Lunch on your own and leisure time in Littleton before driving on the scenic 34-mile Kancamagus Highway to North Conway. With a backdrop of over 700,000 acres of protected White Mountain National Forest, this area boasts the tallest peak in the East, Mount Washington. Tonight is at leisure to discover the delights of North Conway on your own
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Thursday - Full Day in North Conway
Today is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful scenery that surrounds North Conway. The area is known for its numerous outdoor sights and activities. Perhaps head to the center of town where you'll find many shops and restaurants to fill the day, or, choose to take part in the optional Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm visit. Ride the World's First Mountain Climbing Train to the Top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England! Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day
Optional: Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm Visit with lunch
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Friday - Ogunquit
Depart the White Mountains for coastal Kennebunkport. Enjoy free time and lunch at leisure upon arrival. After, visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. See a large collection of trolley trams and trains from different cities in the United States. Enjoy a scenic drive through Kennebunkport before arriving at the hotel in Ogunquit. This evening, a Farewell Dinner New England-style with your newfound friends
Overnight: Ogunquit
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Saturday - Return Home
This morning you have an option for one group transfer (extra fee) from Ogunquit to Boston Airport for your departure flight back to your hometown city. Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 pm. Ogunquit is approximately a two-hour drive from the Boston Logan airport
Meals: Breakfast

New England is scenic year-round, however, the best time for viewing fall foliage is in late September through October. Fall colors vary as they are affected by weather, elevation, and climate, and therefore may differ by location.

DAY 1, Saturday - Arrive in Boston
Welcome to Boston, a city infused with its own unique culture and remarkable history. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers during the briefing by your Tour Manager on the journey through New England that lies ahead. The rest of the evening is at leisure to discover Boston’s restaurants and nightlife on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Boston

DAY 2, Sunday - Boston City Tour
This morning, begin with a tour of historic Boston. Stop at the Old North Church (Christ Church) built in 1723, the city’s oldest church building and an active Episcopal Church. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow memorialized Old North's role at the start of the Revolutionary War in his poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere". The church, a beautiful example of Georgian architecture, houses America's oldest maiden peal of bells and the first bust of George Washington. Drive by numerous government and historical buildings, including the Massachusetts State House and State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. On to Boston Commons, the starting point of the Freedom Trail, and the oldest park in the country. The "Common" has been used for many different purposes throughout its long history - from cattle grazing to public hangings and as a campsite for British troops prior to the Revolution. Free time for lunch in Faneuil Hall, a site that has been used as a marketplace and meeting hall since 1742. Then, drive to Plymouth Rock at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, the traditional site of disembarkation of the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620 - symbolic in American history. Afterward, a scenic drive to Cape Cod and the seaside town of Hyannis for overnight. Tonight, a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers celebrates your arrival to New England
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Monday - Full Day in Hyannis, Cape Cod
After breakfast, a day at leisure in Hyannis. Considered by New Englanders to be the hub and heart of Cape Cod, Hyannis is known internationally as the all-American town. Here in the Mid Cape area you'll find the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, delectable fish shacks, award-winning restaurants, world-class beaches, island ferries, countless outdoor activities and Cape Cod's unique shopping. The Hyannis area is indeed surrounded by beauty and filled with fun! Don't miss the full day optional tour to Martha's Vineyard, the picturesque old whaling village steeped in history, now one of the most elegant and charming seaside resorts in the Northeast
Optional: Full Day Martha’s Vineyard
Overnight: Hyannis
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Tuesday - Cranberry Farm, Travel to the Berkshires
From Cape Cod travel to the Berkshires, a crossroads of culture, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and the finest recreational attractions in the area. Stop at a working cranberry farm, the number one crop in Massachusetts. Taste the fresh goodness and watch the harvest operation up-close (seasonal). Lunch at leisure before arriving at the Norman Rockwell Museum, home to the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell's works and where he lived for the last 25 years of his life. Spend some time visiting the museum and his original studio before departing for Pittsfield, designated one of the Cultural Districts in Massachusetts, Pittsfield’s downtown, known as the Upstreet Cultural District, boasts a lively arts theme. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the wide choice of restaurants and downtown shops
Overnight: Pittsfield
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Wednesday - Travel to Stowe
A scenic drive this morning to rural Vermont. On to Rockingham to visit the Vermont Country Store, stocked to the rafters with award-winning Vermont cheeses, rows of penny candy, gadgets and thousands of hard to find items from the past. Stroll through the Kissing Bridge or visit the Grist Mill Museum, if time allows. Then, stop at Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Arrive in Woodstock, one of the prettiest towns in America, famous for the architecture of many of its houses and churches. This is the only town in America with four Paul Revere church bells. See the Middle Covered Bridge built over the Ottauquechee River, which flows through the center of the village. Stroll along the lovely Village Green, with leisure time for lunch. Continue to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic village, home to a thriving arts community and many cultural events. Reaching a height of 4,395 feet, Mt. Mansfield forms the centerpiece of a region that is world famous for its outdoor activities
Overnight: Stowe
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Thursday - Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Begin the day at the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of fresh apple cider in all of New England. You'll see how the cider is made the old-fashioned way, as it was done in the 1920s. Then, on to the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory in Waterbury. What a treat! The guided factory tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the production process and hear how the company was started by two childhood friends. Go from the Cow over the Moon Theater to a glassed-in mezzanine to see the production room, then on to the FlavoRoom to indulge in the sample flavor of the day. Continue through Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city, to Littleton, New Hampshire, a vibrant community located in the White Mountains on the Vermont border. Lunch on your own and leisure time in Littleton before driving on the scenic 34-mile Kancamagus Highway to North Conway. With a backdrop of over 700,000 acres of protected White Mountain National Forest, this area boasts the tallest peak in the East, Mount Washington. Tonight is at leisure to discover the delights of North Conway on your own
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Friday - Full Day in North Conway
Today is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful scenery that surrounds North Conway. The area is known for its numerous outdoor sights and activities. Perhaps head to the center of town where you'll find many shops and restaurants to fill the day, or, choose to take part in the optional Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm visit. Ride the World's First Mountain Climbing Train to the Top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England! Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day
Optional: Mount Washington Cog Railway and Maple Farm Visit with lunch
Overnight: North Conway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Saturday - Ogunquit
Depart the White Mountains for coastal Kennebunkport. Enjoy free time and lunch at leisure upon arrival. After, visit the Seashore Trolley Museum, the world's oldest and largest museum of mass transit vehicles. See a large collection of trolley trams and trains from different cities in the United States. Enjoy a scenic drive through Kennebunkport before arriving at the hotel in Ogunquit. This evening, a Farewell Dinner New England-style with your newfound friends
Overnight: Ogunquit
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Sunday - Return Home
This morning you have an option for one group transfer (extra fee) from Ogunquit to Boston Airport for your departure flight back to your hometown city. Passengers returning to Boston from Ogunquit on Day 9 should select flights that depart no earlier than 1:00 pm. Ogunquit is approximately a two-hour drive from the Boston Logan airport
Meals: Breakfast

Book Now!
Gate 1 Travel itineraries may contain suggestions for activities for your leisure time; these suggestions do not constitute a recommendation nor an endorsement of any specific service provider and the decision to participate in any such activities should be made independently.
Book your Optional Tours before you travel. See more, save time, save money.
  • Tours purchased while travelling may cost an extra 10% or more
  • Tours often sell out. Avoid disappointment
  • Save your cash. Credit card processing may not be possible locally
  • Travel insurance only covers services purchased prior to departure
  • Book Online or call to book these tours up to 1 week before your departure
  • The day the optionals operate varies by the day of the week
Full Day Martha's Vineyard

Depart Hyannis to Martha’s Vineyard for your tour of the island.Take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, a summer resort town renown for its Gingerbread cottages and well preserved Victorian homes. Learn about the island’s most famous landmarks, view the beautiful landscapes and magnificent beaches. Shop in the local stores unique to the "Vineyard". Learn about the seasonal and year-round communities of bustling Vineyard Haven and quaint Edgartown. Lunch on your own before returning to the ferry, which takes you back to the Cape for the rest of your evening at leisure. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #3 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $99.00
Full Day Martha's Vineyard Thumbnail
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch

Today, find a sense of adventure on the Mount Washington Cog Railway's guided train tour to the highest peak in the Northeast. Take in a spectacular panoramic view, spanning the mountains and valleys of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, north into Canada, and east to the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the mountain-top community including the Sherman Adams Visitors Center, Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum and 1853 Tip Top House. After your return to base and enjoy lunch on-site. Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day.

Approximate tour duration is 9 hours including transfers from your hotel. Details to be advised locally.

*Temperatures at the summit may be much colder, please dress accordingly. *Train rides may be shortened due to extreme weather.

Day #7 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $95.00
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch Thumbnail
Full Day Martha's Vineyard

Depart Hyannis to Martha’s Vineyard for your tour of the island.Take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, a summer resort town renown for its Gingerbread cottages and well preserved Victorian homes. Learn about the island’s most famous landmarks, view the beautiful landscapes and magnificent beaches. Shop in the local stores unique to the "Vineyard". Learn about the seasonal and year-round communities of bustling Vineyard Haven and quaint Edgartown. Lunch on your own before returning to the ferry, which takes you back to the Cape for the rest of your evening at leisure. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #3 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $99.00
Full Day Martha's Vineyard Thumbnail
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch

Today, find a sense of adventure on the Mount Washington Cog Railway's guided train tour to the highest peak in the Northeast. Take in a spectacular panoramic view, spanning the mountains and valleys of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, north into Canada, and east to the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the mountain-top community including the Sherman Adams Visitors Center, Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum and 1853 Tip Top House. After your return to base and enjoy lunch on-site. Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day.

Approximate tour duration is 9 hours including transfers from your hotel. Details to be advised locally.

*Temperatures at the summit may be much colder, please dress accordingly. *Train rides may be shortened due to extreme weather.

Day #7 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $95.00
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch Thumbnail
Full Day Martha's Vineyard

Depart Hyannis to Martha’s Vineyard for your tour of the island.Take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, a summer resort town renown for its Gingerbread cottages and well preserved Victorian homes. Learn about the island’s most famous landmarks, view the beautiful landscapes and magnificent beaches. Shop in the local stores unique to the "Vineyard". Learn about the seasonal and year-round communities of bustling Vineyard Haven and quaint Edgartown. Lunch on your own before returning to the ferry, which takes you back to the Cape for the rest of your evening at leisure. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #3 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $99.00
Full Day Martha's Vineyard Thumbnail
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch

Today, find a sense of adventure on the Mount Washington Cog Railway's guided train tour to the highest peak in the Northeast. Take in a spectacular panoramic view, spanning the mountains and valleys of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, north into Canada, and east to the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the mountain-top community including the Sherman Adams Visitors Center, Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum and 1853 Tip Top House. After your return to base and enjoy lunch on-site. Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day.

Approximate tour duration is 9 hours including transfers from your hotel. Details to be advised locally.

*Temperatures at the summit may be much colder, please dress accordingly. *Train rides may be shortened due to extreme weather.

Day #7 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $95.00
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch Thumbnail
Full Day Martha's Vineyard

Depart Hyannis to Martha’s Vineyard for your tour of the island.Take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, a summer resort town renown for its Gingerbread cottages and well preserved Victorian homes. Learn about the island’s most famous landmarks, view the beautiful landscapes and magnificent beaches. Shop in the local stores unique to the "Vineyard". Learn about the seasonal and year-round communities of bustling Vineyard Haven and quaint Edgartown. Lunch on your own before returning to the ferry, which takes you back to the Cape for the rest of your evening at leisure. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #3 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $99.00
Full Day Martha's Vineyard Thumbnail
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch

Today, find a sense of adventure on the Mount Washington Cog Railway's guided train tour to the highest peak in the Northeast. Take in a spectacular panoramic view, spanning the mountains and valleys of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, north into Canada, and east to the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the mountain-top community including the Sherman Adams Visitors Center, Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum and 1853 Tip Top House. After your return to base and enjoy lunch on-site. Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day.

Approximate tour duration is 9 hours including transfers from your hotel. Details to be advised locally.

*Temperatures at the summit may be much colder, please dress accordingly. *Train rides may be shortened due to extreme weather.

Day #7 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $95.00
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch Thumbnail
Full Day Martha's Vineyard

Depart Hyannis to Martha’s Vineyard for your tour of the island.Take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, a summer resort town renown for its Gingerbread cottages and well preserved Victorian homes. Learn about the island’s most famous landmarks, view the beautiful landscapes and magnificent beaches. Shop in the local stores unique to the "Vineyard". Learn about the seasonal and year-round communities of bustling Vineyard Haven and quaint Edgartown. Lunch on your own before returning to the ferry, which takes you back to the Cape for the rest of your evening at leisure. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #3 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $99.00
Full Day Martha's Vineyard Thumbnail
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch

Today, find a sense of adventure on the Mount Washington Cog Railway's guided train tour to the highest peak in the Northeast. Take in a spectacular panoramic view, spanning the mountains and valleys of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, north into Canada, and east to the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the mountain-top community including the Sherman Adams Visitors Center, Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum and 1853 Tip Top House. After your return to base and enjoy lunch on-site. Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day.

Approximate tour duration is 9 hours including transfers from your hotel. Details to be advised locally.

*Temperatures at the summit may be much colder, please dress accordingly. *Train rides may be shortened due to extreme weather.

Day #7 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $95.00
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch Thumbnail
Full Day Martha's Vineyard

Depart Hyannis to Martha’s Vineyard for your tour of the island.Take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, a summer resort town renown for its Gingerbread cottages and well preserved Victorian homes. Learn about the island’s most famous landmarks, view the beautiful landscapes and magnificent beaches. Shop in the local stores unique to the "Vineyard". Learn about the seasonal and year-round communities of bustling Vineyard Haven and quaint Edgartown. Lunch on your own before returning to the ferry, which takes you back to the Cape for the rest of your evening at leisure. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #3 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $99.00
Full Day Martha's Vineyard Thumbnail
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch

Today, find a sense of adventure on the Mount Washington Cog Railway's guided train tour to the highest peak in the Northeast. Take in a spectacular panoramic view, spanning the mountains and valleys of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, north into Canada, and east to the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the mountain-top community including the Sherman Adams Visitors Center, Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum and 1853 Tip Top House. After your return to base and enjoy lunch on-site. Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day.

Approximate tour duration is 9 hours including transfers from your hotel. Details to be advised locally.

*Temperatures at the summit may be much colder, please dress accordingly. *Train rides may be shortened due to extreme weather.

Day #7 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $95.00
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch Thumbnail
Full Day Martha's Vineyard

Depart Hyannis to Martha’s Vineyard for your tour of the island.Take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, a summer resort town renown for its Gingerbread cottages and well preserved Victorian homes. Learn about the island’s most famous landmarks, view the beautiful landscapes and magnificent beaches. Shop in the local stores unique to the "Vineyard". Learn about the seasonal and year-round communities of bustling Vineyard Haven and quaint Edgartown. Lunch on your own before returning to the ferry, which takes you back to the Cape for the rest of your evening at leisure. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #3 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $99.00
Full Day Martha's Vineyard Thumbnail
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch

Today, find a sense of adventure on the Mount Washington Cog Railway's guided train tour to the highest peak in the Northeast. Take in a spectacular panoramic view, spanning the mountains and valleys of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, north into Canada, and east to the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the mountain-top community including the Sherman Adams Visitors Center, Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum and 1853 Tip Top House. After your return to base and enjoy lunch on-site. Continue to a local estate to learn the history of maple sugaring, from the times of Native Americans to present day.

Approximate tour duration is 9 hours including transfers from your hotel. Details to be advised locally.

*Temperatures at the summit may be much colder, please dress accordingly. *Train rides may be shortened due to extreme weather.

Day #7 01 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019 $95.00
Mount Washington Cog Railway & Maple Farm Visit with lunch Thumbnail

9 Day Classic Alaska, August 2018
Dummy Image

It was an excellent trip!! Absolutely beautiful scenery, and incredible wildlife sightings! The trip of a lifetime! Our guide, KariLynn, and our driver, Crystal, were both fantastic! Very knowedgeable. 5 stars!

Allison B. Carlisle, IN
9 Day Classic Alaska, July 2018
Dummy Image

Our trip was wonderful! Every part of it was positive and memorable ... Keri-Lyn F., our guide handled every detail of our trip in the most professional manor, kept the group in beautiful harmony with a personality that all the group were extremely pleased. Her knowledge of Alaska and her presentation was not only informative, but was laced with delightful stories of her own experiences as a native Alaskan ... But honestly, she is almost impossible to describe...she's that amazing! We appreciated her and respected the job she did beyond words. We hope that our attempt to let you know what a special tour guide you have in Keri-Lyn will be passed on to the upper management at Gate1.

Claudia M. Fallbrook, CA
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton, May 2018
Dummy Image

Our trip was FABULOUS! Dani Moore is an excellent tour guide. The long days of Travel were filled with beautiful sights and Dani has so much knowledge to share with her travelers ... The hotel accommodations were nice ... Liked the park ranger spending the day with us in Yellowstone. Looking forward to our next trip and getting ready to book a couple more!

Christine F. Santa Cruz, CA
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton, May 2018
Dummy Image

Good excellent , Pam is one of the best guides I have traveled with. The Bus driver was also Excellent always on time, kind, courteous. He drove smoothly and safely . The coach was always clean. The Parks were awesome and travel in the bus was nice everyone got along very well. The hotels were good

Gordon A. Houston, TX
7 Day Essential Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks, May 2018
Dummy Image

Thanks to our guide, Rick Williams, it was superlative in every way. He went above and beyond in advising and assisting the travelers, a super knowledgeable and interesting man! Our tour to Yellowstone and Wyoming was fascinating in all respects + a great value for the money!

Linda S. Saint Louis, MO
9 Day Classic Alaska, June 2018
Dummy Image

Our Alaska trip was flawless! ... Our Tour Director, Keri-Lyn F., was an Alaskan native who was well versed on the many attractions we saw and was able to give us a personal account of growing up in our 49th State. We all also agreed that the accommodations and the itinerary were superb. The Denali train ride, the Tundra Wilderness Tour and the Seward boat trip were the favorite part of our visit.

Bruse S. Orlando, FL
14 Day Ultimate National Parks, May 2018
Dummy Image

The National Parks tour was one of the best we have ever taken, with any company. The tour director, Tim Miller was outstanding as was the coach driver, Shannon Romero. I could not have improved anything on this trip. Excellent, all around!

John W. Canton, CT
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton, May 2018
Dummy Image

Thoroughly enjoyed it! Very beautiful sights & great guide, Sabrina, good hotels, very comfortable bus, friendly group, nice weather & constantly on the go!

Patrica C. Louisville, KY
8 Day Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon & Zion National Parks , May 2018
Dummy Image

Our trip was totally amazing! Saw some incredible sights, just stunning beauty. This was our second trip with Gate 1. Again, Gate 1 did an amazing job. Everything was so well organized & coordinated. We had an incredible tour guide in MaryAnne. She kept things interesting at all times, took great care of us, very upbeat and personable, and we absolutely loved her! Looking into an Alaska trip next year with Gate 1. Keep up the great work!!

Bob B. Ansonia, CT
8 Day Texas: The Lone Star State, May 2018
Dummy Image

I was extremely happy with our trip to Texas. It was my first trip with Gate 1. Most of the rest of the group were seasoned Gate 1 travelers who assured me that I was experiencing a typical Gate 1 tour. I am looking forward to my Gate 1 travel to Spain and Morocco in October.

Kathy O. Pleasant Hill, CA
8 Day Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon & Zion National Parks, May 2018
Dummy Image

My Mom and I had the best trip. We had so much fun exploring the parks and enjoying the beauty, Bryce was our favorite but we made great memories every day. Marianne, our tour manager, was incredible. She gave us plenty of knowledge and every day made sure we had what we needed for our hikes. Marianne was friendly, accommodating and beyond helpful. She and Lee, our driver, made our vacation.

Skye M. Rochester, NY
8 Day Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon & Zion National Parks, April 2018
Dummy Image

Our trip was outstanding! We loved every minute of it. Our guide, Tim, did an exceptional job with his talks, DVD's and handouts. We will certainly be using Gate 1 for future vacation plans.

Joe M. Narragansett, RI
7 Day Historical South, March 2018
Dummy Image

The trip was very well organized. We were treated fantastic. The tour guide and the tour bus driver were more than we could have asked for.

Rick W. Sandy, UT
7 Day New Orleans & Cajun Country, February 2018
Dummy Image

It was fantastic! My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the Louisiana trip. Our tour guide Karen Armagost was OUTSTANDING! Can't say enough about her and our great bus driver, Jimmie. We will definitely be touring again with Gate! Travel.

Peter K. Cedar Hills, UT
10 Day Copper Canyon: Mexico & Tucson , October 2017
Dummy Image

It was a great trip. The selection of stopping points, Hotels and pit stops, was very good if with great variety. The driver was excellent. He knew his route and handled the vehicle extremely well under all conditions. The guide Juan was exceptional. Although he was from Mexico his diction was flawless. Many times accents make comprehension difficult. This was NEVER an issue with Juan. He knew every location and could provide details of every area that we traveled through. He was able to present the itinerary in a clear concise and entertaining manor. We enjoyed the trip immensely and would recommend it.

Frederick M. Dix Hills, NY
9 Day Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon & Zion National Parks , September 2017
Dummy Image

This was our first guided tour, and we were somewhat nervous, however it was a perfect vacation. Our guide David, affectingly became known as "Uncle Dave", was amazing and went over and beyond. He was extremely informative and was always available for any questions. Uncle Dave used his own personal time on our days and evenings of leisure to ensure that we had a great time. He took a group of 40 people that were strangers and of varied cultures and somehow made everyone feel that they were family and connected. Lee, the bus driver, was amazing. I am terrified of curvy mountain roads, however I felt safe with Lee. Lee was very friendly and polite, as well as informative. The hotels and meals were all very good for the price that was paid. My husband and I will be using Gate 1 again, and are recommending Gate 1 to all our friends. Every aspect of this vacation was wonderful, reservations are very easy to make, the trip itself was fantastic and the price was very reasonable. Thank you Gate 1 for providing such a great experience. Looking forward to our future adventures with Gate 1.

Phyllis J. Almo, KY
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton , September 2017
Dummy Image

We enjoyed our trip to Mount Rushmore, Grand Teton, Yellowstone, Jackson, and Salt Lake City. Kelly was a great Tour Director. He passed out plenty of handouts and gave a lot of information of each site. It was very educational. He was very organized and kept the group together and on time. It was nice that we beat some of the crowds. John was also a great driver. Everyone felt safe with him driving. Very personable and friendly.

Marcia K. San Francisco, CA
13 Day Classic Alaska with 7 Day Cruise , August 2017
Dummy Image

Our guide, Ashley was fantastic. She knew Alaska, she knew our route and she was able to prepare us and point out things of interest. She was very personable, looked after each of us, listened, answered all questions, never got flustered. She had a great sense of humor and told us some great personal stories. Seeing the top of Denali was very exciting and emotional and she understood that. You have a great tour guide in her.

James R. Gainesville, FL
10 Day Classic Alaska, August 2017
Dummy Image

We had a great time. The hotels were excellent. The sights were spectacular. The group on the tour were a lot of fun to be with and our tour guide, Keri, was amazing. She was tireless, always upbeat, attentive and had an incredible amount of knowledge about Alaska. We have had many tremendous tour quides on previous Gate 1 tours, but Keri was the absolute best ever!

Kent L. Parrish, FL
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton , August 2017
Dummy Image

The trip was Spectacular!!! Everything went perfect! I have told everyone who asks me about it how great it was and how wonderful Gate 1 was. Dani, our tour Manager was Awesome!! She made our trip so great. She was a wealth of information. She thought of everything. Your company is lucky to have her!! I would go on a trip with her anytime and anywhere! First time with Gate 1 and I will use you again!

Kenneth W. Atkinson, NH
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton , August 2017
Dummy Image

From start to finish this was a wonderful and thoroughly enjoyable vacation. Our tour guide Danielle (Dani) was a delightful, super efficient, tour guide who always had a smile on her face, could fix any issues or problems quickly while making it all look effortless. She was extremely well versed on information on all aspects of the sights we were seeing or going to. We learned a lot of facts and history while journeying along from stop to stop. We had a fresh supply of cold water available each and every day, as well as snacks for longer times on the bus, before meal destinations were reached. She was a true gem. Our bus driver John, was a super bus driver, and drove the mountain roads with skill and care always with his passengers safety first and foremost. Our day in Yellowstone with our Park Ranger, Kimberly, was yet another information packed day. We never would have learned so much and seen so much without her. It was a great addition to our tour. This was our first “bus tour”, and would take another with Gate 1 again. The ease of entering and exiting all the parks and venues was again, one of the highlights. Parking, entrance fees, etc. was all handled as we watched single cars search for parking spots and wait in line to pay fees. All and all, it was truly one of our best vacations and we look forward to joining another Gate 1 tour in the future.

David S. Strongsville, OH
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton , August 2017
Dummy Image

The trip was great and we had a lot of fun. Dani Moore, our tour guide, is a class act! She was wonderful, knowledgeable and fun. We definitely had a memorable experience. Our driver, John, was great as well and just as agreeable and friendly. Terrific driving and parking skills!

Linda M. Syosset, NY
10 Day Classic Alaska, August 2017
Dummy Image

We had a great trip! Our tour manager Keri was excellent. The bus driver Mark was Excellent. We would recommend this trip to anyone. Gate 1 Travel does a great job.

Susan G. Charles City, IA
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton, July 2017
Dummy Image

Leslie made this one of the most memorable trips that we have ever taken. She was absolutely fabulous and amazing! She was so full of information that we would have never known about our sights. All the hotels, meals, bus, bus driver, and sights were awesome!! NO COMPLAINTS ABOUT ANYTHING!! We are already thinking about another trip with Gate 1 for next year! I would not hesitate to recommend your company at all!! Thank you for a great trip!!

Carla R. Adams, MA
10 Day Classic Alaska, July 2017
Dummy Image

It was our first group trip and we really enjoyed it. Our tour director and driver (Liz and Jim) did a great job of looking after us and showing us the sights. We would definitely recommend the Gate 1 Alaska tour we did to anyone.

Nicholas A. Redmond, WA
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton , June 2017
Dummy Image

The trip was great and our guide, Kelly, was exceptional. I was very impressed with his wealth of knowledge as well as his efforts to accommodate and please everyone no matter what the situation. We couldn't have been more satisfied with the trip and our guide. Plus the weather was perfect and the animals throughout Yellowstone were extremely cooperative by appearing frequently. Will definitely travel with Gate 1 in the future.

Kathleen W. Saint Johns, FL
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton , June 2017
Dummy Image

My travel partner and I had a great trip. This was our fourth with Gate 1 and was again a fantastic and enjoyable trip with our great views of Yellowstone, Old Faithful, and an abundance of wild animals. The tour guide was well informed and had good control of a large group of diverse people. I'm sure we will take another journey with Gate 1.

James M. Portland, OR
8 Day Classic National Parks, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Grand Teton, June 2017
Dummy Image

The trip was great. I really appreciated our tour manager Timothy. He went over and above to make our trip the best. His personality is perfect for a tour manager. Chris our driver was good also. Always there with a bottle of water. This was our fifth Gate 1 trip and we will be using you guys again. The dinners that were either included or booked as an extra were also great. Good job Gate 1.

William C. Granbury, TX
14 Day Ultimate National Parks, June 2017
Dummy Image

Trip was fantastic, made so by our tour director, Kerry. He was very organized, enthusiastic,knowledgeable and always went above and beyond to show us everything he thought we might be interested in, and made everything we did fun. He is passionate about the outdoors and the parks and that made the trip. In our opinion we could not have had a better leader. He organized speakers that were extremely interesting, especially Peter the Navajo Code Talker, as well as a dutch oven lunch and picnic lunches so we could spent more time seeing everything. Our bus driver was amazing as well. She handled that bus with amazing expertise, and was always happy.

Phillip B. Woodland, CA
14 Day Ultimate National Parks, May 2017
Dummy Image

Trip was great and we had a fantastic time. From the red rocks of Sedona to Old Faithful and Mt. Rushmore, to the bison and bears we saw, we were constantly in awe of things we had previously only seen in pictures. We even got to watch the Mormon Tabernacle Choir practice for their broadcast. Our guide, Leslie, was terrific, so personable, organized and informative on the areas we visited. Would definitely recommend this trip to anyone considering seeing the national parks. So many natural wonders out there!

Marion W. Delran, NJ
8 Day Musical Journey Through the South, April 2017
Dummy Image

It was wonderful. The tour guide (Kelly) and the bus driver (Jimmy) were great and went far above duty for all of us.

James H. McKinney, TX
7 Day Historical South, April 2017
Dummy Image

We had a wonderful time on our trip. Our tour manager Pam was very helpful, organized and informative. Our bus driver Terry was very friendly and he always greeted everyone with a friendly smile. We would highly recommend Gate 1 Travel to our family and friends! Thank you for making our trip so enjoyable!

Bernadette Y. Bedford, TX
7 Day New Orleans & Cajun Country, April 2017
Dummy Image

It was wonderful. No complaints whatsoever. Loved our guide, Karen, and our motor coach operator, Jimmy. Both were very professional and fun to be with.

Carol B. Pevely, MO
8 Day Texas: The Lone Star State, April 2017
Dummy Image

It's a great trip, we loved it, and a good experience. 1st time with Gate 1. The manager and coach driver were very nice and friendly. Thanks for providing us a wonderful trip.

Xinqun Z. Yorba Linda, CA
8 Day Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon & Zion National Parks, April 2017
Dummy Image

The trip was wonderful. The weather was great, and the tour guide was efficient, informative, interested, and caring. We look forward to thinking about our next trip in the future.

Michael D. Woodhaven, NY
8 Day Musical Journey Through the South, April 2017
Dummy Image

It was a great trip; one of our best. Kelly was a superb leader and very knowledgeable about the areas we visited. Great group and wonderful that it was only 19 people.

Charles M. Parker, CO
8 Day Musical Journey Through the South, April 2017
Dummy Image

Our trip was wonderful and very informative. Kelly made it very enjoyable and interesting knowing the history of all the places. This was our 3rd trip with Gate 1 and I have not been disappointed with any.

Joyce W. Westbury, NY
10 Day Copper Canyon: Mexico & Phoenix , March 2017
Dummy Image

We had a very wonderful tour to Copper Canyon in Mexico. Sergio, our tour director, was not only knowledgeable with Mexican history and indigenous cultures but he was also a fantastic singer! We really enjoyed his singing with the Mariachi and other performers. It was another great tour with Gate 1.

Susanna M. Alexandria, VA
8 Day Musical Journey Through the South, March 2017
Dummy Image

We both had a wonderful trip. I definitely would recommend this musical tour of the South trip and would do another trip through Gate 1.

Patricia M. San Diego, CA
7 Day New Orleans & Cajun Country, March 2017
Dummy Image

Our, guide, Kris, was knowledgeable, caring, and had a sense of humor. Our local guide, in the French Quarter, Karen, was fabulous. We learned so much of the history of Louisiana. Hotels were fine. The meals on Gate 1 were excellent, and gave us a good taste of Cajun cooking. The farewell dinner, at The Creole School of Cooking, was good, and the Chef was not only a good chef, but a really good entertainer. Enjoyed the other local guides also.

Judith G. Great Neck, NY
7 Day New Orleans & Cajun Country, March 2017
Dummy Image

We had a great time in New Orleans. Our tour guide Kris did an all around great job. She was attentive, helpful, knowledgable, entertaining and a pleasure to be around.

Leroy L. Portland, ME
7 Day New Orleans & Cajun Country, March 2017
Dummy Image

Our trip was just wonderful!! Probably one of the best we have been on including Gate 1. The hotels were just great & your Tour Manager Kris Kimball & bus driver "T" could not have been better. Took care of everything from start to finish. She was so helpful & the Gate 1 Team had really done their homework of all the Great & Unusual places we visited & ate our meals. New Orleans was great-only place we would have added was visit to WWII museum, Baton Rouge was marvelous but our favorite was Thurs. March 23-Cajun Country-places we visited like McGee's Landing, Vermilionville, Martin's Accordion Center, and dinner at Randol's ALL VERY UNUSUAL & A REAL TREAT, Of course the Tabasco factory a must (main reason we went, just sorry they were not bottling on our day & wish we could have had a guided tour); New Orleans Cooking School & Farewell dinner with Kevin Bolton a real treat!!! he was marvelous & the food just great!!! All in all beyond our expectations!!! Again Kris was GREAT & "T" marvelous...Optional tours were just grand!! Laura Plantation & Nottoway Plantation well worth the cost!!!

John W III. Charlottesville, VA
10 Day Copper Canyon: Mexico & Phoenix , February 2017
Dummy Image

Fabulous, we had a great tour guide and each town was better than the next ! Thanks for all your help.

Deborah I. St James City, FL
11 Day Kaleidoscope of Guatemala & Honduras, February 2017
Dummy Image

The trip was great, the tour manager, driver, hotels and itinerary arrangements are excellent, it was nice, thanks!

Ellen W. Ontario, Canada
10 Day Copper Canyon: Mexico & Phoenix , February 2017
Dummy Image

It was a terrific trip. All the accommodations and activities were great. Bacho, our tour leader, did a very good job. The biggest bonus that I enjoyed was all the meals that were included. I'm already looking forward to my next trip in June!

Terry S. Everett, WA
11 Day New Orleans with 7 Day Western Caribbean Cruise, February 2017
Dummy Image

It was AWESOME! The Hotel Provincial was spectacular - and we really enjoyed the NCL cruise (we have cruised many times, but this was the first time on NCL). Everything that Gate 1 arranged, including the transport to the ship and the walking tour of New Orleans French Quarter, worked out perfectly... Thanks again. You guys have done right by us four times now... and we're planning another big vacation through you/Discovery Tours!

Jeffrey F. Seattle, WA
11 Day New Orleans with 7 Day Western Caribbean Cruise, January 2017
Dummy Image

It was another incredible trip arranged by Gate 1 Travel; and felt we got two vacations for the price of one - 3 nights in New Orleans and 7-day cruise to the Western Caribbean. It was such a great contrast to combine both. The Astor Crowne Plaza in New Orleans was perfect - close walking distance to French Quarter, restaurants and sights. Thank you!

Nancy W. Mercer Island, WA
10 Day Copper Canyon: Mexico & Phoenix , December 2016
Dummy Image

It was absolutely wonderful. The scenery was stunning. The hotels were great. The best part of the whole trip was the tour manager, Bacho. He handle everything that was thrown at him in a very professional manner and is very knowledgeable and proud of his country and it showed. This makes me want to go on another Gate 1 tour. Please send him a job well done from me.

Wanda B. Cleveland, OH
10 Day Copper Canyon: Mexico & Phoenix , December 2016
Dummy Image

I had a great time and I believe most of it was due to Bacho our tour guide! He really made the trip for us. He is so knowledgeable, so organized, so polite and I felt very well taken care of. He's the best tour guide I've ever experienced.

Elana L. San Francisco, CA
10 Day Copper Canyon: Mexico & Phoenix, November 2016
Dummy Image

The trip to Copper Canyon exceeded our expectations. At the top of the list of excellence was the Tour Manager, Bacho, who handled all details of the trip from start to finish with efficiency and attention to detail. The hotel rooms were above expectation; the meals were delicious; the itinerary was spectacular, the motorcoach was comfortable, and the interaction with other travelers was delightful. (The weather was a bit colder than expected … but that was the only downside to the trip.) We’ve done a lot of traveling around the United States and the World … and this trip was one of the best. The scenery was breathtaking as we rode the train through this section of Mexico and it was fascinating to interact with the native Tarahumara people in the Canyon region. All other activities on the tour were meaningful and worthwhile. What a marvelous way to celebrate our 48th Wedding Anniversary. Thanks to Gate 1 for their coordination of the trip and thanks to Bacho for his knowledge, his enthusiasm, and his personality.

Jon R. Cary, NC

#Gate1Travel

Check out these #Gate1Travel photos from past travelers. After your trip, come back and share some of your own!